|Job Ref:||204629904||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||London||City:||London||Address:||Post Code:||WC1A||Salary:||£18.00 - £22.00/hour||Post Date:||06/10/2016 02:18|
Penguin: Supporting Planners since 2008|
Planner (SO1 - PO1)
26/09/2016 - initial 2 month contract
South London Local Authority
£18.00 - £22.00 p/h
35 hours per week
Penguin are working with a South London Local Authority who are looking to recruit a Planner to start on the 26/09/2016 for 2 months initially to cover a range of interesting applications.
The postholder will deal with deal with shopfront, householder, crossover, advert and lawful development applications, beginning with adverts, simple householder extensions and Lawful Development Certificates for proposed development, plus minor changes of use and conversions, listed building consent accompanying planning applications, and cases within conservation areas.
-The processing of planning applications
-To deal with a range of development control issues, undertaking negotiations with applicants/prospective developers and representatives of other parts of the Council, as required.
-To write reports for committees and other reports and papers, as required
-To draft statements of evidence for written representation planning appeals.
-To attend public meetings and site visits and represent the Council appropriately
-To undertake appropriate public participation exercises on planning applications and development projects and to analyse the results thereof
-To provide advice to applicants and the public on planning applications and development proposals under the supervision of a more senior officer
-To deal with larger, more complex changes of use and conversions, and modest new build schemes, including negotiation of associated S106 agreements.
-To prepare statements of evidence for appeals up to and including informal hearings, and present evidence to informal hearings on behalf of the Council.
-RTPI accredited degree and/or masters
-Experience of relevant development control work or related planning work is required.
-Knowledge of current Town & Country planning, practise, procedures and legislation
-Experience of providing planning advice to developers and/or the public.
-Experience of processing applications including shopfronts, simple householder, crossover, advert and all types CLUPD, plus minor changes of use, LBC accompanying planning applications, cases in conservation areas and CLUED
-Experience of dealing with written representation appeals
The Hiring Manager leading this recruitment is keen to meet with suitable Planners immediately so please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'.
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COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Our client is based in South London and so has good access via rail or car. Nearby stations include Brixton, Loughborough Junction, Clapham North & Hearne Hill.
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